Food allergies are a serious problem. Here's what you should know.
Americans have severe food allergies
1/10 Adults 1/13 Children
Americans are hospitalized
due to allergic reactions
to food annually.
For those afflicted, it's hard to know when foods are safe due to mislabeling & cross-contamination. This is especially true for baked goods & desserts.
A dangerous product could be potentially fatal to a person with food allergies. In fact, the number of Americans with food allergies is on the rise.
It's an epidemic.
of children with food allergies have experienced a severe anaphylactic allergic reaction.
of children with food allergies are allergic to more than one food.
Every 3 minutes
someone is sent to the emergency room for an allergic reaction to food.
Childhood hospitalizations for food allergies have increased
between the late 1990s and mid-2000s.
Food allergies can be lifelong & there is no cure.
The official color of food allergy awareness is Teal so safe products are easier to spot.
The 14 most common food allergens account for over 90% of all food allergies in the U.S.
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